Tucson in Pima County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Temple of Music and Art
Erected by Tucson – Pima County Historical Commission and Arizona Historical Society.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Arizona, The Presidio Trail marker series.
Location. 32° 13.078′ N, 110° 58.18′ W. Marker is in Tucson, Arizona, in Pima Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 330 South Scott Avenue, Tucson AZ 85701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Scott Avenue (within shouting distance of this marker); Stone Avenue (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Camp Lowell 1866-1873 (about 500 feet away); Spanish War Veterans Monument (about 500 feet away); Corral Street (about 500 feet away); World War I Memorial (about 600 feet away); To The Mormon Battalion (about 700 feet away); Site of Arizona's Second Territorial Capitol (approx. 0.2 miles away but has been reported missing). Click for a list of all markers in Tucson.
Regarding Temple of Music and Art. This site is #16 on the Presidio Walking Tour:
“This 1927 theater, constructed on behalf of The Saturday Morning Music Club, brought a flourishing musical scene to Tucson including world famous artists such as Jascha Heifetz. Built in the Spanish Colonial Revival style, this building features an inviting courtyard with a fountain. The building was restored in 1990 and is a popular theater venue, renowned for its excellent acoustics."
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music • Notable Buildings •
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